Why do I recount these stories?
Connor began to recount the story until Jackson stopped him.
I want to spend some time talking about civilization, but first I want to recount the progress that we have made through civilization.
The opening chapters of the Ramayana recount the magnificence of the city, the glories of the monarch and the virtues, wealth and loyalty of his people.
I-10, which recount the first seven weeks of the same apocalypse.
They are written in an alphabet derived from an Aramaic source and recount the history of the northern branch of the Turks or Tu-kiue of Chinese historians.
They recount the six partial judgments which followed the opening of the seventh seal and the blasts of the six trumpets.
It would take too long to recount every dalliance I have ever had.
caused him to recount to his chamberlain, Felipe Pigafetta, all he had learned during the nine years he had been in Africa, from 1578 to 1587.
Jackson began to recount the whole story and with all the "Oh my Gods!" and "You're kiddings!"
It was not enough that his songs should give pleasure; his patrons demanded that he should recount faithfully the history and genealogy both of their own line and of those other royal houses who shared with them the same divine ancestry, and who might be connected with them by ties of marriage or warlike alliance.
The principal charm of his "Minutes" lies in the amusing details he has to recount about his personages, and in the plainness and truthfulness that he permits himself in face of established reputations.
The warrior painted the story of conflicts on his robe only in part, to help him recount the history of his life; the Eskimo etched the prompters of his legend on ivory; the Tlinkit carved them on his totem post; the women fixed them in pottery, basketry, or blankets.
It is unnecessary to recount the various infamous means which he employed to pay his expenses during these journeys.
about 314 insists, knew two Johns, and the apostle was to him a far-away figure; indeed early medieval chroniclers recount that Papias " in the second book of the Lord's sayings " asserted that both the sons of Zebedee were " slain by Jews," so that the apostle John would have died before 70.
In support of that theory it is pointed out that the average Japanese, man or woman, will recount a death or some other calamity in his own family with a perfectly calm, if not a smiling, face.
Individual historians sometimes recount the story of their own times with sober judgment, but seldom know how to test their sources wl: en dealing with the past.
In his work against the Heresies and in his letter to Florinus, about 185-191, he tells how he had himself known Bishop Polycarp of Smyrna, and how Polycarp " used to recount his familiar intercourse with John and the others who had seen the Lord "; and explicitly identifies this John with the Zebedean and the evangelist.
This corresponds to the concrete method, in which we have 9 objects, take away 4 of them, and recount the remainder.
(Dillmann, Schiirer and others take the great horn to be John Hyrcanus, but this interpretation does violence to the text.) These chapters recount three visions: the first two deal with the first-world judgment; the third with the entire history of the world till the final judgment.
Space does not permit us to recount the equally puerile and barbarous legends of Vishnu, Agni, the loves of Vivasvat in the form of a horse, the adventures of Soma, nor the Vedic amours (paralleled in several savage mythologies) of Pururavas and Urvasi.2 Divine Myths of Greece.
hardcover collection includes the early SUPERMAN comics that recount the Golden Age adventures of the Man of Steel.
Come to think of it, it can't be 25 years we demand a recount!
Now I have time I will recount the story of how he came to be back.
recount stories from a lost age in which he grew up.
close-run election they can call for a recount.
Anne O'Herlihy said the Royal College of Psychiatrists is conducting a full recount which they expect to finalize in April.
There was a forty-five percent manual recount in the parliamentary elections, rather than the hundred percent currently being demanded by the opposition.
Mexico full poll recount rejected Mexico's electoral body rejects a request for a full recount of votes from July's disputed election.
Chapters 10-11 only briefly recount all the other conquests.
recount here, this all had to be done twice.
So at what time the ballot recount might begin, it will be decided by the competent court handling the case.
We know that the people protesting in front of the Presidential Office are asking for a vote recount.
recount in detail the scenes that followed.
In this ground-breaking book, Adam LeBor goes beyond the media stereotypes to recount a moving human story of a country born of conflict.
story tellers will recount the old, dramatic Kunda stories with everyone around the fire.
No doubt people will recount the tale for as long as Coventry exists.
But the stories of conflicts in a much larger area than the few cities in the immediate neighbourhood of Jerusalem (see above) can scarcely be read with the numerous narratives which recount or imply relations between the young David of Bethlehem and Saul or the Israelites.
Also the Acts of Peter and Andrew, which among other incidents recount the miracle of a camel passing through the eye of a needle.
There is no need to recount the oft-told victories of Sobieski (see John Iii.
It is my intention, moreover, to recount the misfortunes which immediately came on the whole Jewish nation in consequence of their plots against our Saviour, and to record the ways and times in which the divine word has been attacked by the Gentiles, and to describe the character of those who at various periods have contended for it in the face of blood and tortures, as well as the confessions which have been made in our own day, and the gracious and kindly succour which our Saviour has accorded them all."
Myths do not necessarily recount tales of the origins of the cosmos, gods, rituals, or sacred events.
A great storyteller and able to remember small details, he would recount stories from a lost age in which he grew up.
Come to think of it, it ca n't be 25 years we demand a recount !
Mexico full poll recount rejected Mexico 's electoral body rejects a request for a full recount of votes from July 's disputed election.
For reasons too long to recount here, this all had to be done twice.
It might be tedious to recount in detail the scenes that followed.
And the finest story tellers will recount the old, dramatic Kunda stories with everyone around the fire.
More than likely the children could recount details of the movie that you forgot.
Have you ever listened to a very young child recount the entire plot of the movie he just watched?
Many recount stories of being given information or great universal knowledge and suddenly knowing all of the possibilities that exist beyond their earthly realities.
Some NDErs recount how they descended into hell and saw all kinds of torturous existences found only in the darkest of nightmares.
If you plan to watch these videos, set aside about an hour and observe how credible and lucid the interviewees are when they recount their experiences.
While not all Ouija board experiences are negative, there are many stories that recount some terrible effects from using the Ouija board.
In this situation, political resolution of the issue by means of an administrative ballot recount seemed infeasible.
recount tales of the origins of the cosmos, gods, rituals, or sacred events.
recount the story of how he came to be back.
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